By David Peace

«La autopsia tras los angeles muerte de los angeles niña de diez años Clare Kemplay ha revelado que fue torturada, violada y estrangu¬lada. l. a. policía de West Yorkshire retiene los detalles exactos de las lesiones, pero el inspector jefe George Oldman, en una rueda de prensa ofrecida hoy a primera hora, calificaba l. a. extrema crueldad del asesinato de “difícil de concebir”.» 1974, West Yorkshire, se acerca los angeles Navidad. Eddie Dunford, corresponsal de sucesos del night put up, empieza a tener firma en l. a. cabecera del periódico. l. a. desaparición de una niña de diez años –cuyo cadáver aparece en un sun en construcción, con unas unluckily de cisne cosidas a l. a. espalda– es su primer gran reto profesional. El periodista recuerda antiguos casos sin resolver de niñas desaparecidas y encuentra un vínculo entre los crímenes. Turbios manejos inmobiliarios, concejales sobornados y policías corruptos se interpondrán en su investigación… David Peace, en su serie de cuatro novelas purple driving (de los angeles que 1974 es los angeles primera), «ha hecho por los angeles región de West Yorkshire lo que Raymond Chandler y James Ellroy hicieron por Los Ángeles» (Yorkshire Post). Una narración vertiginosa, violenta, atroz, en l. a. que se combinan datos históricos e imágenes mentales, presente y recuerdos, realidad y sueño. Un autor que se ha convertido en un nuevo clásico, el más prestigioso de los angeles novela negra de hoy.

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Er wandte sich zu dem Grobian hinter ihm um. »Der Wachmann macht in zwei Minuten seine Runde. Und er wird dort aus der Hintertür kommen. Ihr wisst, was ihr zu tun habt. Kommt, Leute. « Der grobschlächtige Riese hieß Albert, das »t« wurde nicht mitgesprochen. Er war Frankokanadier und über ein Hockey-Stipendium am College aufgenommen worden. Rechtsaußen. Höllisch guter Checker. Nun setzte sich Albert gehorsam in Bewegung und verschwand um die Hausecke. Seine Recherchen hatten Alberts Jugendstrafregister ans Tageslicht gebracht.

Wenn man einen ganzen Kanister Klebelösung im Raum verteilt, steigen Dämpfe auf. Wer da ein Streichholz fallen lässt, schafft es nicht bis zur Tür. «, fragte Olivia. �Nein. Der Bauleiter sagt, das hätte morgen geschehen sollen. Also heute. Teppich, Dämmung und Kleber waren bereits ins Erdgeschoss und in die ersten drei Etagen gebracht worden. « �Also wusste jemand, dass das Material verfügbar war«, überlegte Kane. « Barlow runzelte die Stirn. »Die Kameras sind fünf Minuten vor Mitternacht ausgeschaltet worden.

Diesen zwei Opfern. Ein Wachmann mittleren Alters und ein junges Mädchen, noch nicht erwachsen. Denk an diese zwei. Denk daran, dass du ihnen Aufklärung schuldig bist. Mach deinen verdammten Job! Noch einmal holte sie tief Atem und verzog das Gesicht, als ihr beißender Qualm in die Lungen drang. Das Feuer hatte stark gewütet. Gleich zwei Löschzüge hatten auf den Notruf reagiert: zwei Tanklöschfahrzeuge, eine Drehleiter und zwei Rettungseinheiten, die nun doch nicht gebraucht worden waren. In dieser Nacht gab es nur noch eine Fahrt zum Leichenschauhaus.

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